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Smugglers Offer Cheap Passage From Turkey to Syria

Smugglers in Turkey offer a relatively cheap passage across the border into Syria.  Ankara has stepped up efforts to stem the flow of foreign fighters who want to join Islamic State militants fighting for control of the Syrian border city of Kobani.  But porous borders and border guards who can be bribed make illegal border crossings quite easy. Turkish tanks patrol the country's long border with Syria, but once they are gone it is not hard to get through a loose barbed wire...

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